New Gold Inc. is a Canada-based intermediate gold mining company. The Company is engaged in the development and operation of mineral properties. The Company has operating mines in Canada, the United States, Australia and Mexico and development projects in Canada. The Company's segments include New Afton, Mesquite, Peak Mines, Cerro San Pedro, Corporate and Other. The Company's development projects include Rainy River and Blackwater projects, both in Canada. The Company's Rainy River project is a gold project situated in Richardson Township, approximately 60 kilometers northwest of Fort Frances in Northwestern Ontario. The Company's Blackwater Project is located approximately 160 kilometers southwest of the city of Prince George and over 110 kilometers southwest of the town of Vanderhoof, in Central British Columbia. Its entire Blackwater properties total approximately 230 mineral claims covering an area of over 1,046.78 square kilometers.